imagick VS libvips

Compare imagick vs libvips and see what are their differences.

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imagick libvips
1 10
1,388 6,210
1.1% 4.3%
2.9 9.5
5 months ago 2 days ago
Go C
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later GNU Lesser General Public License v3.0 only
The number of mentions indicates the total number of mentions that we've tracked plus the number of user suggested alternatives.
Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.

imagick

Posts with mentions or reviews of imagick. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-03-19.

libvips

Posts with mentions or reviews of libvips. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-12-12.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing imagick and libvips you can also consider the following projects:

OpenCV - Open Source Computer Vision Library

OpenImageIO - Reading, writing, and processing images in a wide variety of file formats, using a format-agnostic API, aimed at VFX applications.

FreeImage - A custom distribution of FreeImage, with a CMake-based build system. Used by the Athena Game Framework.

CImg - The CImg Library is a small and open-source C++ toolkit for image processing

GD - GD Graphics Library

Boost.GIL - Boost.GIL - Generic Image Library | Requires C++11 since Boost 1.68

go-cairo - Go binding for the cairo graphics library

tesseract-ocr - Tesseract Open Source OCR Engine (main repository)

CxImage